Schools & Students News

Aug 21 2017 - 10:54am

Beloved Templeton Film and Theatre department head Jim Crescenzo has been honoured with an award for excellence in teaching. 

Aug 14 2017 - 11:35am

A newly completed carving pavilion that is part of the Britannia secondary school complex has been given its Indigenous name.  

Aug 14 2017 - 8:44am

Answers to some frequently asked questions about adult education at VSB for the 2017-18 school year

Aug 9 2017 - 1:19pm

Four VSB summer schools collected donations to help feed people affected by B.C. wildfires

Aug 8 2017 - 3:16pm

Vancouver School Board and Burnaby School District marched together in the 2017 Vancouver Pride parade

Jul 18 2017 - 9:42am

Sir Charles Tupper valedictorian Zachary Goldthorpe wins provincial wide accounting competition, will also represent the VSB and Canada in Athens at the World Scholars Cup.

Jul 14 2017 - 8:44am

David Livingstone Elementary students dressed as their ancestors and celebrated Canadian and Indigenous peoples’ history with school-wide event and photography exhibit.

Jul 13 2017 - 2:33pm

Students from Osler elementary write about their celebration of important figures in history

Jul 13 2017 - 2:14pm

Two Fraser elementary teachers honoured by Canadian Association for Community Living and Inclusion BC

Jul 13 2017 - 9:46am

Staff and students at Windermere Secondary gathered to formally dedicate a new Aboriginal sacred room at the school along with two important works of art. 

Jul 6 2017 - 11:04am

Students triumphed over members of the VPD in an annual tug-of-war competition, and Van Tech students emerged triumphant in overall competition.

Jul 6 2017 - 9:35am

Official trustee Dianne Turner has written to parents regarding recent media reports about a sexual education event at Lord Byng Secondary School.

Jul 4 2017 - 3:18pm

A ceremony at the Italian Cultural Centre honoured Aboriginal graduates.

Jun 30 2017 - 12:13pm

Official Trustee Dianne Turner and Superintendent John Lewis summarize the past year

Jun 28 2017 - 9:13am

Congratulations to the Templeton Secondary senior Reach for the Top team for their sixth place finish in the 2017 Reach for the Top National Championships.

Jun 26 2017 - 10:45am

The Sketchbook Project 2017 is an opportunity for students to participate in daily drawing, inspire confidence in drawing skills and learn ways to talk about art. The theme is “Drawing closer to nature,” and as often as possible, drawing workshops take place outdoors. 

Jun 21 2017 - 1:06pm

It was a proud day for 120 Aboriginal Grade 7 students from schools across the district when they gathered with the important adults in their lives to celebrate progressing from elementary to high school.

Jun 19 2017 - 11:28am

Students from around the district showed their school spirit and athletic prowess at this year’s Passport to Play.

Jun 15 2017 - 1:52pm

Gladstone’s science teachers have developed a fresh, fun way of implementing the new curriculum. 

Jun 9 2017 - 4:10pm

Magee Secondary meets the needs 1,100 students in the Kerrisdale area of Vancouver.